Research Bases in Antarctica
|Nation||Research Station||Base Details|
|US||McMurdo Station||The Primary US Base housing nearly 1,500 personnel in the summertime and|
Antarctica has several nations that have claimed areas of Antarctica. These include Britain, Norway, The USA, Argentina and Russia.
There are 67 known Bases and research stations in Antarctica. These include:
Amerson Scott -
Hyperbaric Chambers are available at certain bases. The UK base being one of them. In the Rothera facility a state-of-the-art lab is situated there. Called the Bonner Lab it houses an internal decompression chamber for operations in the winter or summer.
Dive safely and avoid taking risks that may result in a fast ascent.